Picturesque Thames from Richmond to Oxford from original water colours by Charles E. Flower

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Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode in London .

Written in English

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Statementby C.E. Flower and Thomas Maybank.
ContributionsMaybank, Thomas.
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Pagination(16) plates ;
Number of Pages16
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Open LibraryOL19238358M

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[John Leyland]. Title: The Thames Illustrated. A picturesque journeying from Richmond to Oxford. Publisher: British Library, Historical Print Editions The British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom.

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